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Curriculum and Instruction Minor

This minor is for those desiring theoretical and practical expertise in contemporary approaches to curriculum development and instructional design.

Program Requirements

Lower Division Requirements

Six credits in lower division EDUC course work including at least one course from:

EDUC 220 - Introduction to Educational Psychology (3)

A survey of educational research and theories concerning motivation, learning, development, and individual differences in classroom settings. May be applied towards the certificate in liberal arts. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Jeff Sugarman
We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
WMC 3520, Burnaby
D101 Jeff Sugarman
We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D102 Jeff Sugarman
We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 5118, Burnaby
D103 Jeff Sugarman
We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 3251, Burnaby
D104 Jeff Sugarman
We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D105 Jeff Sugarman
We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D106 Jeff Sugarman
We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D107 Jeff Sugarman
Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D108 Jeff Sugarman
Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D109 Jeff Sugarman
Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D110 Jeff Sugarman
Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D111 Jeff Sugarman
Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
EDUC 230 - Introduction to Philosophy of Education (3)

Provides prospective teachers and others interested in education an opportunity to examine a variety of educational problems from a philosophical perspective. The central concern of the course is to elucidate the nature of education as a phenomenon distinct from such activities as training, schooling, and socialization. May be applied towards the certificate in liberal arts. Breadth-Humanities.

Section Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
C200 Distance Education
C300 Distance Education
EDUC 240 - Social Issues in Education (3)

Social functions of the school; education and socialization; social, political, economic and cultural influences on the institutions and practices of education. May be applied towards the certificate in liberal arts.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Jacqueline Barreiro
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
BLU 9660, Burnaby
D101
Th 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D102
Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D103
Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D104
Th 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D105
Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D106
Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
EDUC 250 - Studies in the History of Education in the Western World (3)

A study of major trends in educational practice from antiquity to the present. May be applied towards the certificate in liberal arts. Breadth-Humanities/Social Sciences.

Upper Division Requirements

Students complete

EDUC 471 - Curriculum Development: Theory and Practice (4)

Explorations of curriculum theory and processes of development with applications at different levels and in several subject areas. Prerequisite: 60 units.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
C200 Distance Education
D100 Yaroslav Senyshyn
Fr 9:30 AM – 1:20 PM
WMC 3533, Burnaby
D200 Michele Schmidt
We 1:30 PM – 5:20 PM
BLU 10031, Burnaby

and 11 upper division EDUC units and/or EDPR units to total 15 units.